# How far is Tikehau Atoll from Rangiroa?

The distance between Rangiroa (Rangiroa Airport) and Tikehau Atoll (Tikehau Airport) is 40 miles / 64 kilometers / 35 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Rangiroa (RGI) to Tikehau Atoll (TIH) is 5 miles / 8 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 7 minutes.

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## Distance from Rangiroa to Tikehau Atoll

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Rangiroa to Tikehau Atoll. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 39.934 miles
• 64.267 kilometers
• 34.701 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 39.900 miles
• 64.213 kilometers
• 34.672 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## How long does it take to fly from Rangiroa to Tikehau Atoll?

The estimated flight time from Rangiroa Airport to Tikehau Airport is 34 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Rangiroa Airport (RGI) and Tikehau Airport (TIH)

On average, flying from Rangiroa to Tikehau Atoll generates about 31 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 31 kilograms equals 68 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Rangiroa to Tikehau Atoll

See the map of the shortest flight path between Rangiroa Airport (RGI) and Tikehau Airport (TIH).

## Airport information

Origin Rangiroa Airport
City: Rangiroa
Country: French Polynesia
IATA Code: RGI
ICAO Code: NTTG
Coordinates: 14°57′18″S, 147°39′27″W
Destination Tikehau Airport
City: Tikehau Atoll
Country: French Polynesia
IATA Code: TIH
ICAO Code: NTGC
Coordinates: 15°7′10″S, 148°13′51″W